Ryan Wilson, who works at Carrick Primary School in Lurgan, Co Armagh, stated he’s “amazed” by the response he has obtained for The Year The World Got Sick.
The book, which he additionally illustrated, tells the story of Health Harry and Sneezy Suzy, two kids that dwell subsequent door to one another and might not go to highschool as a result of of the virus.
The 26-year-previous had initially meant the book to be for his college students however because of the response he has obtained, it’s now going to be revealed and made out there to the general public on Amazon.
This week Ryan was invited to satisfy Education Minister Peter Weir at Stormont, due to MP Carla Lockhart, who was eager to debate how the book may very well be used as a educating device for college students.
Ryan stated: “I was thrilled to meet with the minister but while I was there I also had the opportunity to meet and speak with the First Minister Arlene Foster.”
Following the assembly Arlene Foster tweeted: “Brilliant explanation of Covid-19 for our wee ones.”